Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. - Archive (Blog)

2017
November
17,
2017
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization, paired with your favorite cup of joe! ...
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November
10,
2017
“Congratulations, you have diabetes! ” … Those were the words my childhood friend, Marco, remembers being told by his physician when he was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in 2010. ...
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November
02,
2017
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization, paired with your favorite cup of joe! ...
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October
26,
2017
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization, paired with your favorite cup of joe! ...
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October
26,
2017
This summer, I received a call from one of my community partners looking for assistance for one of their patients. Working alongside my team members, we were able to help “Mrs.” not only get a doctor’s visit in place but also help her in various othe...
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October
19,
2017
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization, paired with your favorite cup of joe! ...
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October
12,
2017
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization, paired with your favorite cup of joe! ...
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October
05,
2017
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization. ...
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September
28,
2017
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization. ...
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September
27,
2017
Founded 22 years ago, Triple H Equitherapy offers people of all ages and with any kind of special need a place to work with horses to experience health and healing. ...
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September
20,
2017
Some may wonder what being a Wesley Nurse is all about. Simply put, Wesley Nurses help individuals and communities improve their health and wellness. ...
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September
18,
2017
Having recently graduated from high school, I embarked on a new journey working as an intern with Methodist Healthcare Ministries through SA Works, an internship program. ...
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June
23,
2017
A few months ago, I sat down with my communications team to discuss ways to celebrate the 20th anniversary of our Wesley Nurse program.  ...
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June
22,
2017
To whom it concerns: Several months ago, a friend of mine was tubing on the Guadalupe River when she heard the wails of a small child in a nearby tube. Puzzled that there weren’t any other adults around, my friend drew closer and realized to her h...
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June
22,
2017
Situated inside the historic, elegant Cactus Hotel (the fourth ever Hilton hotel built in 1929), lies the new, modern, loft-style location of West Texas Counseling & Guidance. ...
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May
30,
2017
Having recently graduated from Texas Lutheran University in December 2015, the transition into my professional career was an exciting challenge. The change from college student to communications professional was quite an adjustment in the thought pro...
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April
26,
2017
By Theresa Standage, RN, Wesley Nurse (Kerrville, Texas) When I saw the Texas Mission of Mercy (TMOM) trailer pull into the parking lot of Kerrville First United Methodist Church, my two-year aspiration became a reality. I had a vision of bringing...
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April
11,
2017
Since it's grassroots beginnings in 1971, integrated primary care clinic, CentroMed, has grown to become a trusted source for low-income families in and around San Antonio. Methodist Healthcare Ministries has proudly supported CentroMed since 1996 th...
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April
11,
2017
By Rhonda 'Sue' Hunnicutt, RN, Wesley Nurse (Luling, Texas) Recently, my husband and I were able to get away together to catch a few local estate sales. This was a rare opportunity for the both of us, and luck just wasn't with us on our treasure h...
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March
23,
2017
By Sharon Skaggs, Wesley Nurse, Austin Last February, my fellow Wesley Nurse, Eileen Stedl-Walter, and I had the opportunity to host an exhibit table at the 17th annual Central Texas African American Family Support Conference held in Austin, Texas...
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March
10,
2017
By Marti Faulkner, RN, Wesley Nurse,  I remember going hunting for rabbits with my grandfather when I was little. He would shoot them; I would get out of the car and get the rabbit to place it in the ice chest in the back of the car. Then we would...
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February
20,
2017
Methodist Healthcare Ministries is dedicated to providing access to care to low-income families and the uninsured in South Texas. It's mission of improving the physical, mental, and spiritual health of the least-served is the driving force behind its...
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January
31,
2017
By Elvira Cruz, LCSW, Community Counseling Services Manager Methodist Healthcare Ministries' Community Counseling services help people who are uninsured; whose existing coverage does not provide mental health services benefits; who are low-income ...
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January
10,
2017
Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas Inc., has recently collaborated with Medtronic, a global leader in medical technology, to introduce the Medtronic Turning Point program to Methodist Healthcare Ministries' patients with diabetes. As part...
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January
05,
2017
A closer look into Methodist Healthcare Ministries' grant-making.By Jane Hevesi, community grants specialist"Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much." - Helen KellerDo you know the formula for impacting the health care needs of individu...
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2016
December
22,
2016
By George Thomas, chief operating officer As Chief Operating Officer at Methodist Healthcare Ministries, preparing for the new year means looking at the closing year to evaluate the degree to which the organization's operations achieved the object...
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December
21,
2016
By Matthew Martinez, recreation & enrichment specialist Proverbs 16:9 - In his heart, a man plans his course, but the LORD determines his steps. Doing my job requires that I give a lot of myself - physically, mentally and spiritually. I've been...
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December
19,
2016
by Rhonda S. Hunnicutt, RN, Wesley Nurse At our previous Wesley Nurse forum, we had a wonderful group of presenters from Living Compass, a Christian-based program that integrates faith and wellness. Their message was about simplicity. Simplicity i...
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November
30,
2016
By Edlín Maldonado-Fuller, collaborative grants specialist "Financial empowerment services help our patients see the bigger picture, to help them plan for the long term." – Monica Lucero, Behavioral Health and Social Work Supervisor While acces...
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November
02,
2016
By Janet Crain, RN, Wesley Nurse November is American Diabetes Month® and the beginning of the holiday season! As hard as you've worked to stay on course with managing your diabetes throughout the year, the holiday season has the potential to thro...
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